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Tampa Hispanic Heritage, Inc. is pleased to announce the selection of Betty Viamontes as the 2019 Hispanic Woman of the Year and Simon Canasi as the 2019 Hispanic Man of the Year.

2019 Tampa Hispanic Heritage. 2019 Hispanic Woman and Man of the Year.
Tampa Hispanic Heritage, Inc. will honor and recognize Betty Viamontesand Simon Canasi for their outstanding contributions to our community at the 32nd Tampa Hispanic Heritage, Inc. Gala on Saturday, October 12, 6:30 p.m., at the Hilton Tampa Downtown, 211 N. Tampa Street, Tampa.
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To buy tickets and corporate tables to the gala, or inquire about sponsorships, visit or contact Odette Figueruelo, Chair of Gala Committee; or Digna Alvarez, Co-Chair of Gala Committee.
Learn more about Betty and Simon
The Gala is part of the festivities Tampa Hispanic Heritage, Inc. holds during Hispanic Heritage Month, bringing together people in the Tampa Bay area community to celebrate Hispanic heritage and raise funds towards higher education scholarships for deserving Hispanic students. The Hispanic Woman and Man of the Year Award is a lifetime achievement award that honors Hispanics who have contributed significantly to the success of our community. These Hispanic women and men have excelled in their endeavors to advance, promote, maintain and enhance our Hispanic heritage and who, by their outstanding contributions, have improved the quality of life for Hispanics in the Tampa Bay area.
 About Tampa Hispanic Heritage, Inc. (THHI)    Our mission is to promote, preserve, and celebrate Hispanic heritage in Tampa Bay. THHI has been serving the community for 40 years (1979-2019) and is the oldest non-profit Hispanic cultural organization in Tampa Bay. THHI raises higher education scholarship funds for deserving students of Hispanic descent. To learn more about sponsorship opportunities visit

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